Today on Your Call: What Is The People’s History of Afghanistan?

Jan 7, 2013

On today's Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with Tamim Ansary Afghan-American writer and the author of Games Without Rules: The Often Interrupted History of Afghanistan. The book tells the story of Afghanistan since the seeds of the modern country first began to germinate in the mid-1750s.  What is the socio-political history of Afghanistan?  Join us live at 10 or send an email to What do we still need to know about Afghanistan? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.


Tamim Ansary, a San Francisco based writer, author and director of the San Francisco Writers Works Shop

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Tamim Ansary

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